The Papers of Knute Nelson, 1843-1923
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Brief Description: Documentation consists of six pieces of correspondence, 1896, 1916, 1920's; deed to Qvileqvale farm in Norway.
Held at:
Luther College Archives
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101
Phone: 563-387-1805
Email: archives [at]
Record Series Number: LCA/RG15/Nelson, K
Created by: Nelson, Knute (1843-1923)
Volume: 0.01 Linear Feet
Biographical Note for Nelson, Knute (1843-1923) :

Nelson was a United States Senator from Minnesota.  He was the chairman of the Committee on the Judiciary in the 1920s.


Nelson var en kjent senator fra Minnesota og den mest betydelige norsk-amerikanske politiker fram til han døde i 1923. Han var formann for Committee on the Judiciary i tjueårene.

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PreferredCitation: Cite unpublished materials: Knute Nelson Papers, RG15 Manuscripts, Luther College Archives, Decorah, Iowa
Finding Aid Revisions: 11/22/19: EC updated the preferred citation.